It is hard to believe that the television is only about 60 years old. In the 1950's not every family had a television set and the ones that did often found that they would have unexpected guest dropping by in the evenings just to watch this brand new form of entertainment.
So many of us have grown up with TV, it was there to baby sit us as children, amuse us as teens and relax us as adults. A constant stream of information and entertainment that we take for granted that almost every household has access to.
Many people will be willing to give up almost everything else before they give up their televisions.
While it can be great for showing us what is going on in the world is television actually making us poor with unrealistic expectations on how we should be living? Read on for 8 questions you should be asking yourself.